Category Archives: Home and Family

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Genius Family Road Trip Ideas: Lifehacks for Parents

Its no secret that family road trips can be incredibly stressful especially if you have multiple children, and many, many miles to go. We have all seen the same blog repeated a thousand times with a myriad of activities to keep children occupied during family road trips, and yes, in a perfect world, all children...
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Candle Waste Verses Candle Use by Recycling

Depending on the type of candle you've chosen for your home decor, you may find yourself disposing of glass jars and leftover wax more often than you'd prefer. This nuisance can be avoided through the use of oil candles wherein you simply replace the oil as needed, but many prefer the use of soy and...
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Camping Hacks – Top 10 List

When comes to camping outdoors, much like everything else, there are always some great tips and camping hacks that can make the trip a bit easier, if not also down right more fun. We have taken the opportunity to scour the best hacks out there and have narrowed it down to a top 10 list...
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The Surprisingly Spicy History of Salt

Referred to as “white gold” in the Middle Ages due to its high trading value, salt has enjoyed a colourful world history. Here in Canada, the discovery of the great Michigan salt bed 150 years ago has made salt a staple of Canadian dinner tables since Confederation. As the only rock that humans consume, and...
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How to Reinvent Your Outdoor Dining Space

As the temperature heats up, Canadians are bringing the style and comfort of their interiors outside to create an extension of their living area. And with traditional, contemporary and transitional options available, extending your home's aesthetic to your patio or backyard has never been easier. Read more

How to Think Positive and Stop Thinking Negative

The moment you eliminate negative thinking from your thought patterns, you shall have taken the most important step toward happiness, personal health and well-being. When you assume full control of your thoughts and emotions, disciplining them to remain directed towards positive thoughts, the quality of your inner and outer life will improve. Here are some...
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Tips to Make Your Jeans Last for Longer

How to wash jeans? How to make them last longer? My jeans lose color so easily. These are the common problems associated with jeans. We buy jeans because we love to wear them. They are stylish, fit well to the body and quite durable. The pop culture has made jeans so popular that jeans are...
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Mother and Baby Gift Ideas

Buying a suitable gift for a new-born baby and its happy parents is not as easy as it seems. While new parents do need a lot of things, it's also too easy to buy something they cannot use, or give them the same thing as several other well-meaning friends, because you all thought it would...
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